Female police officer allegedly cops punch to face
A FEMALE police officer was allegedly punched in the face while trying to make an arrest at a home in Hervey Bay.
Police allege an 18-year-old became violent at a home in Urangan about 5.20pm Sunday.
After throwing a punch, the pair allegedly wrestled on the ground before the officer was able to arrest the teenager.
She was wanted on a warrant. The officer received bruising to the side of her face and a cut to her cheek.
The teen has been charged with serious assault of a police officer and is expected to appear in Hervey Bay Magistrates Court on February 8.